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Births, Deaths and Marriages Online outage Saturday 1 April 10:00pm to Sunday 2 April 11:30am NZT

Births, Deaths and Marriages Non-Historical website will be unavailable on Saturday 1 April from 10:00pm to 11.30am Sunday 2 April due to planned system maintenance.  You may want to check from time to time as the website may be accessible earlier than 11.30am.

Welcome to Births, Deaths and Marriages Online.

Non-Historical Records Go to site

This site is for people who have a verified RealMe account or for approved organisations to order certificates and printouts. Please go to the RealMe website for more information about RealMe and verified accounts. Non-historical records that can be ordered through this website are:

  • Births that occurred less than 100 years ago
  • Stillbirths that occurred less than 50 years ago
  • Marriages that occurred less than 80 years ago
  • Deaths that occurred less than 50 years ago or the deceased’s date of birth was less than 80 years ago
  • Civil unions
  • Name change certificates processed after 25 January 2009 for overseas born people
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Historical Records Go to site

This site allows you to search and order historical records without a verified RealMe account. Historical data available for you to search is limited and includes:

  • Births that occurred at least 100 years ago
  • Stillbirths that occurred at least 50 years ago
  • Marriages and eventually civil unions that occurred at least 80 years ago
  • Deaths that occurred at least 50 years ago, or the deceased's date of birth was at least 80 years ago
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